Social Identity Theory


Dictionary of sociology. 2013.

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  • Identity Theory (webzine) — Identity Theory is a webzine of literature and culture, founded by University of Florida graduate Matt Borondy, established in 2000. Identity Theory is a non profit website with substantial readership and a staff of over a dozen volunteers,… …   Wikipedia

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  • Social representations — Social Representation Theory is a body of theory within Social Psychology, and in particular within Sociological social psychology. It has parallels in sociological theorizing such as Social Constructionism and Symbolic Interactionism, and is… …   Wikipedia

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